A combined team work by the visiting Australians maintained their winning spree against the hosts South Africa who lost another game in Centurion.
Steven Smith blasted a ton and shared a valuable partnership of 127 runs with Brad Haddin for the 6th wicket while the hosts grabbed an early wicket of England.
Chris Rogers blasted a ton as the dominant Australia continued with their winning spree against the visiting English side which lost the 4th Test consistently.
The top order batsman of the Kangaroos, Shane Watson, got back his batting form with a ton whereas the hosts require just 5 English wickets to grasp the Ashes.
The top order batsmen of Australia brought stability to their innings by posting three fifties whereas England went down by dropping few important catches.
Australia has announced its squad for the first Test against England under the captaincy of Michael Clarke and George Bailey will most probably get a Test cap.
The run machine of India, Virat Kohli, sparkled with another sizzling ton after a hundred from Shikhar Dhawan as Australia was unable to defend a high score.
Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli hammered centuries and toyed with the reliable Australian bowling while Shikhar Dhawan batted excellently as India won the 2nd ODI.
The Australian skipper, George Bailey, led his side from the front with a spicy knock and the visiting seamers drowned the formidable Indian batting at Pune.
Ajinkya Rahane and Shane Watson demonstrated an excellent batting for Rajasthan Royals at a difficult strip as their bowlers let CSK down in the 1st semi final.